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Stupid lens on D60? (500mm Cad)

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"RE: Stupid lens on D60? (500mm Cad)"

SMMAssociates Registered since 28th Aug 2011
Tue 06-Sep-11 06:17 PM

George:

Agreed....

However, my basic question seems to devolve to:

If the camera can detect an incompatible lens (i.e., can't detect or control the aperture), why can't it just presume that the lens is at whatever shooting aperture we want (aperture priority works that way anyhow), and just meter the incoming light, and set a shutter speed to go with that, given the "ASA" setting in use?

Seems like just software....

Guess it's to keep us from shooting with no lens at all on the camera ....

Oh well, the camera's great, otherwise.... Now if I can keep my daughter from stealing it....

Regards,

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